A 10-member BJP delegation, led by state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh, met the four-member team from Home Ministry at the BSF office in Kolkata.
MHA deputed the team to assess the ground situation amid the post-poll violence in West Bengal.
Additional Secretary in Home Ministry Govind Mohan, Additional Secretary in Education Ministry Vinit Joshi, Joint Director of Intelligence Bureau Janardan Singh and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) IB, Nalin are among the team.
Violence has been reported in several parts of West Bengal after post-poll results.
Today, Mamata Banerjee met with Congress president Sonia Gandhi in Delhi; Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the US has ‘really messed it up’ in Afghanistan, The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare pointed out that Kerala now accounts for 50% of all new Covid-19 cases in the country; Billionaire investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala is planning on having 70 aircraft within four years for a new airline.
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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on the government over the Pegasus spyware row, calling the current situation more serious than the Emergency.
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The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has said full statehood will be reinstated in Jammu and Kashmir at an appropriate time after normalcy is restored.
In a written response to Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi in Rajya Sabha, MoS Home Nityanand Rai said statehood to Jammu and Kashmir would be granted at an appropriate time after normalcy is restored.
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Last Friday, a 30-year-old Pakistani woman named Sahar Qaisar was denied the Covid-19 vaccine at the Medica Superspeciality Hospital in Kolkata. Yesterday, she finally got jabbed by a dose of Sputnik V at Kolkata’s AMRI hospital.
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Microblogging site Twitter has failed to comply with IT Rules, 2021, leading to a loss of immunity as an "intermediary", the government of India today told the Delhi High Court; Former President Pranab Mukherjee’s son Abhijit Mukherjee on Monday joined the Trinamool Congress in Kolkata; Celebrated boxer MC Mary Kom and men's hockey team skipper Manpreet Singh will be be flag bearers at opening ceremony of Tokyo Olympics. All this and more news at 9 PM.
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BSP chief Mayawati clarified that the party would go solo in the Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand state polls; Yesterday, the BCCI secretary, Jay Shah said the T20 World Cup may have to be shifted from India to UAE due to the Covid-19 pandemic; Yesterday, three people were arrested who were suspected to be associates of Debanjan Deb, who had allegedly posed as an IAS officer and organised fake Covid vaccination camps in Kolkata; Yesterday, Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana expressed concern at ‘the poor digital connectivity in rural, tribal, remote and hilly areas’.
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The main accused behind the Kolkata fake vaccine drive can be charged with an attempt to under Section 307 of the Indian Penal Code by the police. Kolkata police arrested the man identified as Debanjan Deb on Friday. He revealed to the police he posed as an IAS officer because...
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India today lodged a strong protest over drone activities by Pakistan authorities in Jammu areas during a sector commander-level meeting between the Border Security Force and the Pakistan Rangers. Several district magistrates in Jammu and Kashmir in collusion with arms dealers had issued illegal gun licences going back as far as 2012. Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa had said he expects to receive a message from the BJP high command about his political future today amid speculation about his replacement. Ahead of the rejig in the Rajasthan Cabinet, Congress general secretary KC Venugopal and party's Rajasthan unit in-charge Ajay Maken met party MLAs and Pradesh Congress Committee members on Sunday. India added 39,742 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours while deaths from COVID-19 rose by 535.
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Actor Akshay Kumar danced with BSF jawans and locals in Gurez sector of Bandipora district in Jammu and Kashmir today. Taking to his Instagram, Akshay posted a series of picture with Jawans.
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Covid vaccines for children are likely in a matter of days, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was told this morning at a meeting of BJP MPs at parliament.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attacked the Congress, accusing it of not allowing the monsoon session of parliament to function.
A day after five Assam police officers were killed in clashes, The Govt has said that the Assam-Mizoram border situation is under control and more CRPF troops have been deployed to keep a check on both sides. Kerala Health Minister Veena George has flagged an acute shortage of Covid-19 vaccines in the state and said the drive could be canceled for a few days. The Mamata Banerjee government has filed a voluminous affidavit before the Calcutta High Court, refuting every allegation levelled by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in its report on post-poll violence in the state.
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A long-standing inter-state border dispute between Assam and Mizoram erupted into fresh violence on Monday. Central forces have now been deployed in the area to bring the situation under control and prevent any more untoward incidents.
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Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee paid floral tribute to the portrait of the poet, novelist, Rabindranath Tagore at Rabindra Sadan in Kolkata on May 09. In a recent state Assembly polls,..